Posts Tagged ‘Turkey’

At least 10 killed, 15 injured following a bomb blast in Turkey [PHOTOS]

A massive explosion that rocked a square in the historic Sultanahmet district of the Turkish city of Istanbul today Tuesday, January 12 left at least 10 people dead and 15 others injured. The Turkish authorities suspect a terror attack was the cause of

Turkey’s PM Defends Actions As Putin Calls Shooting Of Russian Fighter Jet “A Stab In The Back”

As Turkish Prime Minister, Ahmet Davutoglu has claimed that the Turkish military shot down a Russian fighter jet near the Turkey Syria border today, tension is building. “Everyone must know that it is our international right and national duty to take any measure against whoever violates our

Turkey Downs Russian Military Aircraft Near Syria’s Border

Turkish military aircraft shot down a Russian jet Tuesday after Turkey says it violated its airspace near the border with Syria, a major escalation in the Syrian conflict that could further strain relations between Russia and the West. Russian officials confirmed that a Russian warplane had been shot down but claimed it had been flying […]